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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your delivery paid for? HEALTH INSURANCE OR HMO

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1378 703 52.4 49.4-55.4 675 47.6 44.6-50.6
Age
< 20 years 150 132 87.2 79.5-92.3 18 12.8 7.7-20.5
20-24 years 325 234 72.1 66.2-77.4 91 27.9 22.6-33.8
25-34 years 692 277 42.3 38.1-46.5 415 57.7 53.5-61.9
35+ years 211 60 27.5 21.3-34.9 151 72.5 65.1-78.7
Race
White 976 445 47.2 43.7-50.7 531 52.8 49.3-56.3
Black 333 228 70.2 64.1-75.6 105 29.8 24.4-35.9
Other 69 30 51.0 37.6-64.2 39 49.0 35.8-62.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 195 157 83.7 77.2-88.6 38 16.3 11.4-22.8
No 1182 546 46.4 43.1-49.6 636 53.6 50.4-56.9
Education
< High School 271 247 90.7 85.8-93.9 24 9.3 6.1-14.2
High School 378 266 70.7 65.0-75.8 112 29.3 24.2-35.0
> High School 725 188 25.0 21.6-28.7 537 75.0 71.3-78.4
Marital Status
Married 834 243 30.2 26.8-34.0 591 69.8 66.0-73.2
Other 544 460 84.1 80.3-87.4 84 15.9 12.6-19.7
Income
14,999 or less 385 362 94.6 91.4-96.6 23 5.4 3.4- 8.6
15,000-24,999 176 128 74.0 66.0-80.6 48 26.0 19.4-34.0
25,000-49,999 265 103 38.9 32.5-45.6 162 61.1 54.4-67.5
50,000 or more 442 32 8.1 5.6-11.6 410 91.9 88.4-94.4
WIC recipient
No 744 169 22.6 19.4-26.3 575 77.4 73.7-80.6
Yes 625 528 84.9 81.4-87.8 97 15.1 12.2-18.6
Medicaid recipient
No 640 33 5.8 4.0- 8.2 607 94.2 91.8-96.0
Yes 738 670 90.7 88.1-92.9 68 9.3 7.1-11.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 452 267 62.6 58.1-66.8 185 37.4 33.2-41.9
2500+ grams 926 436 51.5 48.2-54.7 490 48.5 45.3-51.8

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 20MAY10

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